Posts Tagged ‘mezzo’

Nov. 29 2012

Bizet’s Habanera With An Industrial Twist

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

You’ve heard the Habanera from Carmen before,  right? I bet you haven’t heard it like this. If you think you’re a jaded opera fan, or not an opera fan at all, I dare you to watch the following video by the French band Zic Zazou without laughing and enjoying the music: Apologies to the […]

May. 31 2012

Thursday 05/31/12 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Conductor: Richard Hickox Mezzo-soprano: Alice Coote Tenor: Stanford Olsen Soprano: Chen Reiss Bass: Eric Owens Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh HANDEL: Messiah

Jan. 13 2012

A Shameless Plug for my Next Cabaret Show

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

    Valentine’s Day is coming, whether you like it or not. Personally, I’ve always been a big fan of V-day, even in college, when artsy student types like myself were expected to shun it as a “Hallmark holiday” & pretend to be far too intellectual to exchange cards & chocolates on February 14th. I’m […]

Dec. 05 2011

I love a parade!

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs | 2 Comments

I truly do. That said, I have a confession to make: until yesterday, I’d never attended the annual Mayor’s Christmas Parade in Hampden. It tends to occur on or near my birthday- a time when we’re often away – but this year, our December travel is happening later, so when Maurice Lease, the owner of […]